Tag Archives: Partially Paved

Comet Trail

Distance: 9.7 miles Elevation: 63′ Route Type: Trail Surface Type: Asphalt, Crushed Stone Cities on Route: Conrad, Beaman, Gladbrook Built from an abandoned Chicago Northwestern Railroad bed, the Comet Trail runs 7 miles with one trailhead in Conrad at the City Park. Traversing through rural landscapes and farmland, with rolling prairies and woodlands to provide interest, the Comet […]

Wabash Trace

Distance: 64.8 miles Elevation: 1,796′ Route Type: Trail Surface Type: Asphalt, Concrete, Crushed Stone Cities on Route: Shenandoah, Imogene, Strahan, Malvern, Council Bluffs The Wabash Trace Nature Trail is a Rails-to-Trails Conservancy Hall of Fame trail located in southwest Iowa in an area known as the loess hills. Found only in this part of Iowa, […]